In-Depth Post #2 (Weeks 2 and 3)- 2015

In the past 2 weeks, I have met with my mentor, Grace, twice. Though we haven’t talked a lot about portrait sketching techniques and what not, we immediately began drawing. Instead of having sessions talking, we both agreed it would be much more efficient to draw and talk, that way she can teach and show me at the same time. One of the things I have picked up on when.. Read More

Leadership 11: The Seven Challenges (2015)

Challenge 1: Tension How do you deal best with tension in a stressful situation? My first step to dealing with a stressful situation is to take a break from it. Whether its homework or an upcoming test, not thinking about the situation at hand helps me release tension. During these breaks, I will take naps, draw and doodle, or listen to music, as long as it keeps my mind off.. Read More

Leadership 11: Myths (2015)

Myth one: Discuss if people need to possess the top title to achieve results and help others become productive? If this statement happened to be true, there would be close to no productivity in this world as most people do not have a top title or position. Achieving results happens regardless of your position or title. Everyone everywhere will eventually achieve results whether it’s something as simple as learning to.. Read More

In-Depth Post #1 (Week 1)- 2015

I can’t believe it’s already time to start in-depth. I remember Eminent ending just last week and the start of winter break just yesterday, but alas, time flies by when you’re drowning in homework. The start of the second big project in TALONS has begun and I couldn’t be more excited. Being a grade 9, I’m still experimenting with this project as I don’t have much experience and am still.. Read More